Fannie/Freddie: no Argentine bond

Funds trying to sue the government over housing groups bailout terms will never fly

Mortgage insurers: in the tranches

Private groups are taking share from government-sold insurance

Telecom Italia: calling out

Activist investor Fossati wants TI to sell its stake in TIM Participacoes to Oi

Sainsbury: war of attrition

The UK’s grocery price war will be a long drawn-out affair

US banks: stress reduction

Wall Street banks say they have plenty of capital. The Fed might differ

Ebay/PayPal: for spin-off, by owner

New listing! Two internet giants in good condition

ExxonMobil: Rockefeller’s rule

A big find in Russia, but ExxonMobil may struggle to exploit it

Royal Bank of Scotland: conference season

Ross McEwan has soothing words for the Merrill Lynch banking conference

Michelle Yeoh stars in Ang Lee's film "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" in this undated handout photo released to the media on July 17, 2012. Best Foreign Film Oscar-winning "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" became the highest grossing foreign film in the U.S. in 2001. Source: Edko Films via Bloomberg

Cinemas/Netflix: moving picture

Online video company wants to change the business model

Australia: I should be so lucky

Nation’s economy has slowed by more than its currency suggests